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Tuesday   (01 September 2015)
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* Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

Wednesday   (02 September 2015)
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* Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

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* Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

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* Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

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* Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

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Issued at: 1400 on Tue 01 Sep 2015

Forecast summary

  • Regional
  • UK 5 days
  • UK 6-30 days

Regional forecast for London & South East England

Scattered, locally heavy showers. Sunny spells tomorrow.

This Evening and Tonight:

Scattered showers, still heavy and possibly thundery for a time, will continue into the evening. Then tending to become mainly dry later in the night as showers mostly die away. Light northwesterly breeze. Minimum Temperature 12°C.

Wednesday:

Sunny spells with scattered showers on Wednesday, occasionally heavy, and possibly with lightning during the afternoon. Feeling pleasant in sunshine despite the northwesterly breeze. Then becoming mainly dry overnight. Maximum Temperature 19°C.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Breezier on Thursday with some sunny intervals and scattered showers. Generally cloudy on Friday with brisk winds and a few spots of rain. Patchy rain to start Saturday, clearing later.

Updated at: 1539 on Tue 01 Sep 2015

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Clear spells and scattered showers, these mainly in the north.

This Evening and Tonight:

A dry night with clear spells for many, although some showers will continue, these chiefly in northern areas. It will be a chilly night for many, with a cool northerly breeze.

Wednesday:

Isolated showers and sunny spells through the morning, with the showers becoming a little more widespread through the afternoon. The best of the sunshine will be in the southwest.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Largely dry with sunny intervals, but northerly winds will bring scattered showers throughout, these lighter than previous days. Chilly nights, especially in the north, with a touch of frost possible.

Updated at: 1349 on Tue 01 Sep 2015

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Sunday 6 Sep 2015 to Tuesday 15 Sep 2015:

Sunday is likely to be a rather cloudy day with some patchy rain for a time towards the north as well as coasts and hills exposed to the northerly wind. Brighter conditions with some sunshine are likely in the south. Sunnier conditions develop through Monday, with just a few showers around windward coasts. Through the rest of the period settled conditions should become established across all parts, with some cool misty starts followed by dry and fine days. Temperatures will be close to normal and it will feel pleasantly warm in the sunshine. Overnight temperatures are likely to be on the chilly side at first, with a risk of some localised rural grass frosts, most especially in the north. Temperatures may trend upwards towards the latter half of the period.

UK Outlook for Wednesday 16 Sep 2015 to Wednesday 30 Sep 2015:

The second half of September is likely to start with generally fine and settled conditions, with plenty of dry weather with some pleasant sunshine, and with only brief spells of cloudier, wetter weather. Towards the end of the month a northwest to southeast split develops in the weather, with the southeast holding on to the best of the drier weather, although with occasional unsettled spells developing here, while the northwest sees more regular outbreaks of of rain and strong winds. Temperatures will be generally close to average, but with cooler conditions developing again towards the north and west later.

Updated at: 1349 on Tue 01 Sep 2015

Sandgate Beach tide times

Tuesday's tide times

(local port - Folkestone)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
Low 08:42 0.5
High 13:14 7.6
Low 21:06 0.3

Wednesday's tide times

(local port - Folkestone)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
High 01:39 7.4
Low 09:21 0.5
High 14:01 7.5
Low 21:48 0.4

Thursday's tide times

(local port - Folkestone)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
High 02:29 7.2
Low 10:00 0.7
High 14:48 7.3
Low 22:29 0.7

Friday's tide times

(local port - Folkestone)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
High 03:18 7.0
Low 10:42 1.0
High 15:37 7.0
Low 23:12 1.1

Saturday's tide times

(local port - Folkestone)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
High 04:11 6.6
Low 11:28 1.4
High 16:34 6.6

Tide times for the next five days.

Weather map

Tue 1600

Weather forecast map for Sandgate Beach

Sandgate Beach Sandgate Beach – Cloudy 51.0721 1.1348
Rochester Rochester – Cloudy 51.3875 0.5084
Brighton Brighton – Light shower day 50.822 -0.1356
London London – Sunny intervals 51.5081 -0.1248
Ipswich Ipswich – Cloudy 52.0563 1.1499
Cambridge Cambridge – Cloudy 52.2075 0.124
Reading Reading – Sunny intervals 51.4523 -0.9724
Milton Keynes Milton Keynes – Sunny intervals 52.0382 -0.7555
Norwich Norwich – Cloudy 52.6305 1.2991
Southampton Southampton – Sunny intervals 50.9093 -1.403
Peterborough Peterborough – Light shower day 52.569 -0.2388
Banbury Banbury – Sunny intervals 52.0625 -1.3383
Swindon Swindon – Cloudy 51.5556 -1.7784
Boston Boston – Cloudy 52.9786 -0.0249
Birmingham Birmingham – Sunny intervals 52.4859 -1.889
Nottingham Nottingham – Heavy shower day 52.9545 -1.1565
Yeovil Yeovil – Sunny intervals 50.9416 -2.632
Lincoln Lincoln – Cloudy 53.2304 -0.539
Hereford Hereford – Cloudy 52.056 -2.7146
Cardiff Cardiff – Cloudy 51.4812 -3.1778

Location Details

Sandgate Beach

Location: 51.0721, 1.1348

Altitude: 0m above mean sea level

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